Art as a Political vector in the Middle East

  • Art as a Political vector in the Middle East :
  • SYNOPSIS

Hanibal Srouji, a painter have left Lebanon because of the civil war which set their country in fire from 1975 to 1990. Hanibal’s paintings are autobiographical works linked to the history of Lebanon.

Hanibal will disclose his intimate stories through his singular creations. His artworks speak of those landscapes that he was forced to leave, of those he has discovered and those that are being built. His particular use of fire, as an element of creation, reflects the artists’ positive extents.